Tablespoons to Teaspoons Conversion

How many teaspoons in a tablespoon?

Tablespoons to teaspoons volume units conversion factor is 3 except Australia. To find out how many teaspoons in tablespoons, multiply by the conversion factor or use the converter.

1 Tablespoon = 3 Teaspoons [US, UK or Metric]
1 Tablespoon = 4 Teaspoons [Australia]

Tablespoon is a commonly used volume unit in cooking recipes. 1 US tbsp is about 15 milliliters and 0.5 fluid ounces, whereas in Australia, it is about 20 ml. The abbreviations are "tbsp", "tbs", "T", "tblsp".

Teaspoon is a volume unit used mostly in cooking recipes and prescriptions. 1 US tsp is about 5 milliliters and 1/6 of fluid ounces. The abbreviations are "tsp", "ts". The abbreviations are always in small letters since when in used in capital letters, usually mistaken with larger volume unit, tablespoon.

Please note that not all the table and teaspoons are the same. Although the conversion result is the same for imperial, US and metric conversions, the volume capacities might be all different for each of these measurement systems. If you need to convert these units for cooking recipes from different countries, for precise measurement and to avoid the surprises, it is important to know what kind of tea and tablespoons you are converting.

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